The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Citrix Systems.

Citrix
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 46 29
Rank change year-on-year -7 -17  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 5 15 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.93% 2.37% 6.00%
As % of the Vendors category 2.20% 5.32% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £488 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.27% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +0.30% -10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 17
Median hourly rate - £11.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.08%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -15.15% -  

Citrix is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 227 282 365
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 42.04% 44.62% 54.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 171 179
Median daily rate £400 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £246 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 21 37
Median hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.33% +212.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.33 £9.60 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £60.00 £21.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Citrix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Cambridgeshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Citrix in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Cambridgeshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Cambridgeshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 3 - - 1
Peterborough -2 2 £488 - 1
Citrix
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 10
4 7 (46.67%) XenApp
4 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
4 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
5 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (33.33%) DameWare
7 4 (26.67%) LANDesk
7 4 (26.67%) SCCM
7 4 (26.67%) X-Windows
7 4 (26.67%) Mac OS X
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 2 (13.33%) Firewall
8 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (13.33%) MCSE
8 2 (13.33%) MCP
8 2 (13.33%) MS Office
8 2 (13.33%) Adobe
8 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
8 2 (13.33%) Data Centre

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
4 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Mac OS X
7 1 (6.67%) Android
7 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCP
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) DameWare
2 4 (26.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) LANDesk
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Adobe
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (6.67%) Kaspersky
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus
4 1 (6.67%) MobileIron
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec